13 days in Connecticut Itinerary

13 days in Connecticut Itinerary

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Mystic
— 4 nights
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Stamford
— 2 nights
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Hartford
— 6 nights

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Mystic

Mystic ©
A historical leading seaport, Mystic has maintained a strong respect for the past.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Mystic Seaport Museum and Fields Of Fire Adventure Park. Venture out of the city with trips to Hammonasset Beach State Park (in Madison) and Skydive Danielson (in Killingly). Next up on the itinerary: observe the fascinating underwater world at Mystic Aquarium, steep yourself in history at Olde Mistick Village, examine the collection at The Submarine Force Museum, and pause for some photo ops at US Submarine Veterans of WWII National Memorial East.

For other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Mystic planning website.

San Diego to Mystic is an approximately 10-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time is 3 hours. Traveling from San Diego in August, plan for a bit cooler nights in Mystic, with lows around 63°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Stamford.

Things to do in Mystic

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Mystic Seaport Museum ©
Mystic Seaport Museum
Mystic Aquarium ©
Mystic Aquarium
Fields Of Fire Adventure Park ©
Fields Of Fire Adventure Park

2
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Stamford

Stamford ©
Stamford is a city in Fairfield County, Connecticut, United States. On the 7th (Fri), learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Beardsley Zoo, then meet the residents at The Maritime Aquarium, and then visit a coastal fixture at Sheffield Island Lighthouse. On the 8th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: kick back and relax at Sasco Beach, then kick your exploration up a notch at The Adventure Park at The Discovery Museum, and then relax in the rural setting at B&B Flower Farm.

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Traveling by car from Mystic to Stamford takes 2 hours. In August, daily temperatures in Stamford can reach 81°F, while at night they dip to 64°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Hartford.

Things to do in Stamford

Outdoors · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Adventure

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The Adventure Park at The Discovery Museum ©
The Maritime Aquarium ©
The Maritime Aquarium
Beardsley Zoo ©
Beardsley Zoo

6
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Hartford

Hartford ©
Hartford is the capital of the U.S. Bring the kids along to The Mark Twain House & Museum and Lake Compounce. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Hartford: American Clock & Watch Museum (in Bristol), The Adventure Park at Storrs (in Storrs) and Farmington River Tubing (in New Hartford). There's much more to do: admire the masterpieces at Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art, step off the mainland to explore Thimble Islands, engage your brain at Connecticut Science Center, and deepen your understanding at Yale University.

To find where to stay, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, read Hartford trip itinerary planning app.

You can drive from Stamford to Hartford in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 83°F in August, and nighttime lows around 64°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Hartford

Museums · Tours · Outdoors · Adventure

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The Adventure Park at Storrs ©
The Adventure Park at Storrs
Lake Compounce ©
Lake Compounce
Kidcity Children's Museum ©
Kidcity Children's Museum

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